The Bad Plus: Give

The Bad Plus made a splash last year with its debut, These Are the Vistas, by playing jazz with the gusto of rock stars. David King’s big drums drove the rhythm behind Reid Anderson’s double bass and Ethan Iverson’s grand piano, creating an avant-rock fusion. The guys covered songs like “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “Heart of Glass,” and they did it with an ironic nudge-nudge-wink-wink.

Read review at eastbayexpress.com

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